Hello SRMS Families. Thank you for checking in with us. Please know we will be updating our website daily if needed. All three of us will be using the same office hours. Students you can use the sign up link on this page just like normal or you can click the link next to our names below to sign up for a meeting with us. Parents please email or call us. Our contact info is listed below.
Office hours 10:00 am - 11:00 am and 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pam Trujillo 8th grade https://calendly.com/pamtrujillo - firstname.lastname@example.org 720-972-5057
Debbie Millard 7th grade https://calendly.com/debbiemillard - Deborah.G.Millard@adams12.org 720-972-5054
Jennifer Brubaker 6th grade https://calendly.com/jenniferbrubaker - jennifer.L.email@example.com 720-972-5053
We will be returning e-mails and phone calls during the office hours posted above.
National School Counseling Week 2019, "School Counselors: Providing Lessons for Life," will be celebrated from Feb. 4-8, 2019, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems. National School Counseling Week, sponsored by ASCA, highlights the tremendous impact school counselors can have in helping students achieve school success and plan for a career. National School Counseling Week is always celebrated the first full week in February
Shadow Ridge Middle School Counseling Program:
Counseling supports the development of the whole child by advocating for academic, social/emotional, career and postsecondary needs and strives to develop life-long learners and productive citizens.
The counseling program in Adams 12 Five Star Schools works collaboratively with parents, community members and educators to empower every child, regardless of individual differences or obstacles, to ensure all students are prepared for meaningful, productive learning through a data-driven comprehensive K-12 school counseling program.
Shadow Ridge Counselors:
Counselors, Pam Trujillo, Debbie Millard, and Jennifer Brubaker, strive to support all Shadow Ridge students in personal/social, academic, and career/post-secondary growth so that all those who learn at Shadow Ridge will leave with the supports, friends, and individual skills they need to be successful in high school and in post-secondary life.
School Counseling Services:
Small Group Counseling: Groups are offered at various times throughout the year. Students will be given permission slips to be taken home and signed by parents to be involved in small group counseling. Group topics include, but are not limited to: Friendship, Grief and Loss, Anger Management, Divorce, and Study Skills.
Responsive Services: For children who are struggling with school, family or their social life, the counseling office is a safe place to go. We are able to meet students on a short term basis in order to help them work through problems so that they can be successful in the classroom.
Classroom Guidance: Utilizing the ASCA (American School Counselor Association) National Model, we strive for a preventative approach to school-wide counseling. Because of this, we develop, and often teach, lessons in classrooms or in whole school settings. Lessons are based around the needs of the school and reference the ASCA standards. Topics may include bullying, positive school climate, advocacy, conflict resolution, college and career readiness, study skills, learning styles and various strategies for success.
Confidentiality: Counselors respect the privacy of each student and do not release information without a student’s permission. There are exceptions to this privacy and we are obligated to immediately notify the appropriate persons should a student disclose harm to self, harm to another or abuse.